Consolidated Communications and its employees have pledged $102,000 to United Way organizations in communities across the company’s service area.

L to R: Ryan Walker, Senior Director of Field Operations; Chastity Valvick, Corporate Communications Manager; Barb Kaus, United Way Executive Director; Rande Baker, United Way Resource Development Director; Andy Hennis, Product Manager

That includes a more-than $45,000 donation to the Greater Mankato Area United Way.

Vice president of corporate communications Jennifer Spaude said the generosity of employees at Consolidated Communications is inspiring, and year after year they support the United Way in a big way through financial contributions and through volunteerism.